West Bolivar District High School

  • West Bolivar District High School serves 216 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

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School Overview

  • West Bolivar District High School's student population of 216 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students216 students
Gender %This chart display gender of West Bolivar District High School
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of West Bolivar District High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • West Bolivar District High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Bolivar District High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#723 out of 840 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Bolivar District High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Bolivar District High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Black
97%
49%
White
3%
43%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Bolivar District High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.060.58
Graduation Rate70-79%
83%
This chart display graduation rate of West Bolivar District High School and public school graduation rate of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
70%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWEST BOLIVAR CONS SCH School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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